'''Gabriel-Valentin Soulacroix''' (11 December 1853 [some sources say 1852], Villeneuve-sur-Lot
– 16 August 1905, Paris
) was a French operatic baritone
. He studied at Toulouse, where he won four first prizes, and then in Paris.
[Steane J. Gabriel Soulacroix. In: ''The New Grove Dictionary of Opera.'' Macmillan, London and New York, 1997.]